Australia: a new history of the great southern land
Australia: A New History of the Great Southern Land is a major new account that places Australia's history fully within a global context, drawing on sources from the United States, Britain, South Africa, and Canada, as well as within Australia itself.
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Men's expectations of their political rights were also constantly being raised.
Britain's great Reform Act of 1832 had been followed by agitation, mainly among
skilled urban workers, for a much wider participation in political life. Under the ...
It is a mere rabble of political desperadoes ... to gratify a coarse personal
malignancy is the common and primary object of almost all."5 As in New South
Wales the first years of responsible government in Victoria were characterized 'by
Democratic politicians, at best, will take the interests of their voters reasonably
seriously (more usually, special interests with personal benefits attached
command their attention) but will very rarely concern themselves with anyone not
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Welsh (The Four Nations: A History of the United Kingdom ) likes to tackle big projects. Noting at the outset that he is in fact English, he writes effusively about Australia, citing UN indexes on ... Read full review
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